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Policeman injured in Kulgam grenade attack succumbs

KULGAM: A Jammu and Kashmir Police cop who was critically injured in yesterday’s grenade attack by militants at the Qaimph area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district succumbed to his injuries at a hospital

An official told that police personnel identified as Tahir Khan from Mendhar Poonch was injured when last evening militants hurled a grenade towards a police party near a Petrol pump in Qaimoh, Kulgam.

“The injured was Government Medical Collage Anantnag where he succumbs today morning,” he said.

“#A grenade incident was reported yesterday night in Qaimoh #Kulgam. In this #terror incident, 01 police personnel namely Tahir Khan R/O Mendhar, Poonch got injured. He was shifted to GMC hospital #Anantnag for treatment where he succumbed & attained #martyrdom,” Kashmir Zone Police tweeted—(KNO)


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